Case Study

UST helped global transportation company automate 70-80% of L1 SOC activities

With an managed security services provider (MSSP) engagement, CyberProof, a UST company, delivered a comprehensive security monitoring solution that automated 70-80% of the company’s L1 security activities. The streamlined, automated processes helped reduce SOC costs by 40%.

OUR CLIENT

Founded more than a century ago, this European freight transport and logistics company is one of the largest public companies in the world. With operations in 130 countries and over 100,000 employees, the company generates approximately $75 billion in annual revenue.

CHALLENGE

Automating and optimizing cybersecurity processes

The company’s security operations center (SOC) relied on manual processes to monitor and respond to security issues. Cybersecurity leaders wanted to introduce more efficient, automated processes to reduce the mean time to respond (MTTR) and resolve incidents. The global logistics company wanted to partner with a managed security services provider (MSSP) that could:

SOLUTION

Using MSSP oversight and automations to improve operations

The multinational transportation and logistics company selected CyberProof, a UST company, as its MSSP to deliver fully managed security event monitoring capabilities. CyberProof developed a flexible, scalable security analytics and SOC monitoring solution that integrated the CyberProof Defense Center (CDC) platform with Microsoft Azure Sentinel.

The CDC platform provides the company’s security team with an automated, collaborative environment to monitor and respond to security threats using enriched alerts and robust reporting. Meanwhile, Azure Sentinel provides an intelligent security information and event management (SIEM) solution. CyberProof security experts also provide around-the-clock security event monitoring, event enrichment, and triage following customized threat detection rules, use cases, and digital playbooks.

IMPACT

Eliminating up to 80% of manual tasks helped cut SOC costs by 40%

According to the company’s Head of Cyber Defense, “CyberProof’s solution provided us with dramatically improved MTTR, thereby reducing the level of risk and minimizing impact. CyberProof’s virtual analyst, SeeMo, contributed to their ability to reduce human efforts and cut costs.”

The company has achieved these benefits:

RESOURCES

https://www.cyberproof.com/

https://www.ust.com/en/what-we-do/digital-transformation/automation